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5 Must Know Keyboard Shortcuts for Lightroom

Keyboard Shortcuts

6 Tips for Beautiful Candid Photography

Candid photography focuses on what the subject is naturally doing and not on what the subject must be doing. It is a photo similar to that of a …

Photography

Tips for Better Flower Photography

Flowers are naturally beautiful, and easy to find in the warmer months of the year, and so make a great subject for a photo. This article covers the …

Digital Photographer

Olympus M5 MK II Body, 7-14mm Lens and an 8mm lens

Olympus M5 MK II Body, 7-14mm Lens, and an 8mm lens<p>Introduction<p>Olympus Just announced a Limited Edition Titanium body OKM E-M5 Mark II alongside two …

The Olympus 14-150mm f4-5.6 II Gets Weather Sealing

In addition to the two new cameras, Olympus is also announcing two new lenses and a major firmware update to the EM1 tonight. First up on the list is …

Dive In

Guide to Great Bridal Prep Photos

<i>This post first appeared on Zach Ashcraft’s blog, and is being syndicated by The Phoblographer. All photographs are copyrighted Zach Ashcraft, and</i> …

Getting It Right in the Camera

I propose to you that getting photographs right in your camera is a game of imagination. My plan is to introduce you to that game and identify many …

21 inspirational quotes about life that will motivate you to succeed

photo via www.geekpause.com<p>People who have desire to succeed, needs to find motivation through its positive and inspiring thoughts. It doesn’t matter …

How to Get a Genuine Smile in a Portrait

<i>Want more Useful Photography Tips? Click here.</i><p>“Smile.”<p>“Come on, smile.”<p>The problem with this is that your portrait subject can end up giving you some …

Meter off of Your Hand When Doing Street Photography

<i>Want more Useful Photography Tips? Click here.</i><p>While many street photographers tend to shoot with their cameras in shutter or aperture priority, lots …

Round Up of Portrait and Wedding Tips/Tutorials for Early 2015

With WPPI 2015 on the brink of starting up very soon, we’ve been busy scouring the web for the best in the business when it comes to wedding and …

Winners of the 2014 Monochrome Photography Awards

Fine_Art_1st_Place_Amateur_Adam_Jurgilewicz_Mono_Awards_2014<p><i>All images used with permission of the Monochrome awards.</i><p>Photographs in black and white …

Photographing a Wedding? Here's Where You Should Be

Infographic by Kelby One<p>Photographers shooting weddings for a while typically know where they have to be positioned and sometimes get the opportunity …

Photographer Captures Weasel Riding on the Back of a Flying Woodpecker

A photographer and birdwatcher in London has captured a strange and rare photo that has the Internet abuzz: an image showing a weasel riding on the …

Nature Photography

How to Make Even Better Stovetop Popcorn

Stovetop popcorn is good. Bacon fat stovetop popcorn is better.<p>We'll admit it: We're suckers for those tri-flavored giant tins of popcorn. You know the ones: Butter and salt in one section, cheddar cheese dust in the second, and caramel corn in the third. But even better than those tins? A …

Recipes

See 50 Years of David Bowie's Hairstyles in 5 Seconds

World Cup<p>The least red-white-and-blue (if you don’t count Russia!) major sporting event in our time will be the most chaotic, entertaining, and …

Red Carpet

Energize your eggs: 11 easy ways to upgrade your morning scramble

If you know how to cook, and even if you don’t really, chances are you can scramble eggs — a skillet of scrambled eggs is one of the quickest, simplest dishes around and often the first thing a new cook learns to make. Scrambled eggs also happen to be good for you — they’re packed with protein and …

Four Power-Packed Soups

Speed your recovery after a cold winter ride with healthy—and delicious—easy soups<p>After a chilly ride, few meals are more satisfying than soup. Warm and comforting, "soup provides a big bang for your buck," says sports nutritionist Lisa Dorfman, R.D. "You can get lots of protein, fiber, and carbs …

Rules to Follow and Common Mistakes to Avoid for Roasting a Chicken

Cooking a great anytime-dinner is easy once you learn how to roast a chicken. Avoid these common mistakes for a juicy bird.<p>A good roast chicken is always satisfying. But a great roast chicken is out of this world. To take your chicken to the next level, you've got to make sure you're avoiding the …

Cooking

The Introduction to Getting the Best Results from Your Lenses

Your lenses are much more important than your camera is. They do a big job of helping to determine what kind of image quality comes out of the …

Aldi and Lidl’s best and worst luxury Christmas food – taste test

Five of the best<p><b>Aldi, specially selected four-bird roast</b><b>, £9.99</b><p>Your four birds are chicken, turkey, duck and goose. Despite the phrase “added water” cropping up repeatedly in the ingredients, this is a satisfyingly meaty roast. The gamey flavours of the duck and goose (6% and 5% of the 1.58kg, …

37 Roast Chicken Recipes to Learn, Make, and Master

A good roast chicken is one of the most important recipes you can master—here are some of our favorite versions of the classic.<p><b>Is there anything better than a roasted chicken?</b> It's doubtful. One of the most versatile dinner (and lunch!) staples there is, we like to roast whole chickens and use the …

Cooking

The 33 best jazz albums of 2014

CDs from Herbie Hancock, Jamie Cullum and Dr John are among the best jazz albums of 2014. Updated weekly<p><b>See best jazz albums of 2016</b><p><b>BEST JAZZ ALBUMS OF 2014</b><p><b>Herbie Hancock: The Warner Bros Years [1969-1972] (Warner)</b><p>A boxed-set that covers an extraordinary creative three years, a little island of …